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Suprasellar arachnoid cyst

MedGen UID:
868488
Concept ID:
C4022882
Anatomical Abnormality
HPO: HP:0012489

Definition

An arachnoid cyst that progressively enlarges from an abnormality in the membrane of Liliequist or in the interpeduncular cistern, and typically, expands from the prepontine space, displacing the floor of the third ventricle upwards, the pituitary stalk and optic chiasm upwards and forwards, and the mammillary bodies upwards and backwards. [from HPO]

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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Zhao H, Cao L, Zhao Y, Wang B, Tian S, Ma J
Childs Nerv Syst 2023 Mar;39(3):767-773. Epub 2022 Sep 6 doi: 10.1007/s00381-022-05656-8. PMID: 36065031
Li Y, Zhao Y, Zhang J, Zhang Z, Dong G, Wang Q, Liu L, Yu X, Xu B, Chen X
World Neurosurg 2016 Apr;88:76-82. Epub 2015 Dec 28 doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.12.038. PMID: 26732948
De Keersmaecker B, Ramaekers P, Claus F, Witters I, Ortibus E, Naulaers G, Van Calenbergh F, De Catte L
Eur J Paediatr Neurol 2015 Mar;19(2):114-21. Epub 2014 Dec 27 doi: 10.1016/j.ejpn.2014.12.008. PMID: 25599983
Rizk E, Chern JJ, Tagayun C, Tubbs RS, Hankinson T, Rozzelle C, Oakes WJ, Blount JP, Wellons JC
Childs Nerv Syst 2013 Aug;29(8):1345-7. Epub 2013 Jan 24 doi: 10.1007/s00381-013-2032-9. PMID: 23345020
Güzel A, Trippel M, Ostertage CB
Turk Neurosurg 2007 Jul;17(3):211-8. PMID: 17939110

Diagnosis

Zhao H, Cao L, Zhao Y, Wang B, Tian S, Ma J
Childs Nerv Syst 2023 Mar;39(3):767-773. Epub 2022 Sep 6 doi: 10.1007/s00381-022-05656-8. PMID: 36065031
Silva Baticam N, Aloy E, Rolland A, Fuchs F, Roujeau T
Neurochirurgie 2022 Dec;68(6):679-683. Epub 2022 Jul 27 doi: 10.1016/j.neuchi.2022.07.004. PMID: 35907443
Li Y, Zhao Y, Zhang J, Zhang Z, Dong G, Wang Q, Liu L, Yu X, Xu B, Chen X
World Neurosurg 2016 Apr;88:76-82. Epub 2015 Dec 28 doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.12.038. PMID: 26732948
De Keersmaecker B, Ramaekers P, Claus F, Witters I, Ortibus E, Naulaers G, Van Calenbergh F, De Catte L
Eur J Paediatr Neurol 2015 Mar;19(2):114-21. Epub 2014 Dec 27 doi: 10.1016/j.ejpn.2014.12.008. PMID: 25599983
Adan L, Bussières L, Dinand V, Zerah M, Pierre-Kahn A, Brauner R
Eur J Pediatr 2000 May;159(5):348-55. doi: 10.1007/s004310051285. PMID: 10834520

Therapy

Zhao H, Cao L, Zhao Y, Wang B, Tian S, Ma J
Childs Nerv Syst 2023 Mar;39(3):767-773. Epub 2022 Sep 6 doi: 10.1007/s00381-022-05656-8. PMID: 36065031
Doya LJ, Kadri H, Jouni O
J Med Case Rep 2022 Oct 28;16(1):393. doi: 10.1186/s13256-022-03623-0. PMID: 36303240Free PMC Article
Labuschagne J, Mutyaba D, Pillay T, Swart P
Childs Nerv Syst 2022 Jul;38(7):1381-1384. Epub 2021 Oct 19 doi: 10.1007/s00381-021-05395-2. PMID: 34665306
Ovenden CD, Almeida JP, Oswari S, Gentili F
J Clin Neurosci 2019 Oct;68:322-328. Epub 2019 Aug 8 doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2019.07.081. PMID: 31402262
Venier A, Reinert M, Robert T
Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2019 Aug;161(8):1709-1713. Epub 2019 Jun 5 doi: 10.1007/s00701-019-03965-7. PMID: 31168731

Prognosis

Zhao H, Cao L, Zhao Y, Wang B, Tian S, Ma J
Childs Nerv Syst 2023 Mar;39(3):767-773. Epub 2022 Sep 6 doi: 10.1007/s00381-022-05656-8. PMID: 36065031
Dawkins RL, Hackney JR, Riley KO
World Neurosurg 2016 Mar;87:662.e7-11. Epub 2015 Nov 5 doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.10.077. PMID: 26548826
Beier AD, Cheshier SH, Chakraborty A, Dirks P
J Neurosurg Pediatr 2010 Nov;6(5):486-8. doi: 10.3171/2010.8.PEDS10156. PMID: 21039174
Güzel A, Trippel M, Ostertage CB
Turk Neurosurg 2007 Jul;17(3):211-8. PMID: 17939110
Rappaport ZH
Acta Neurochir (Wien) 1993;122(1-2):71-5. doi: 10.1007/BF01446989. PMID: 8333311

Clinical prediction guides

Richetta C, Shiran SI, Constantini S, Roth J
Childs Nerv Syst 2024 May;40(5):1577-1581. Epub 2024 Feb 20 doi: 10.1007/s00381-024-06323-w. PMID: 38376529Free PMC Article
Zhao H, Cao L, Zhao Y, Wang B, Tian S, Ma J
Childs Nerv Syst 2023 Mar;39(3):767-773. Epub 2022 Sep 6 doi: 10.1007/s00381-022-05656-8. PMID: 36065031
Li Y, Zhao Y, Zhang J, Zhang Z, Dong G, Wang Q, Liu L, Yu X, Xu B, Chen X
World Neurosurg 2016 Apr;88:76-82. Epub 2015 Dec 28 doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.12.038. PMID: 26732948
Dawkins RL, Hackney JR, Riley KO
World Neurosurg 2016 Mar;87:662.e7-11. Epub 2015 Nov 5 doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.10.077. PMID: 26548826
Starzyk J, Kwiatkowski S, Urbanowicz W, Starzyk B, Harasiewicz M, Kalicka-Kasperczyk A, Tylek-Lemańska D, Dziatkowiak H
J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2003 Mar;16(3):447-55. doi: 10.1515/jpem.2003.16.3.447. PMID: 12705372

Recent systematic reviews

Kelly KA, Sherburn MM, Sellyn GE, Ahluwalia R, Foster J, Shannon CN, Bonfield CM
World Neurosurg 2020 Sep;141:e316-e323. Epub 2020 May 21 doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.05.122. PMID: 32445899

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